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Archive for May 2010

983 Life Cafe Monday Movie ‘Bushflix’

$2 memorial day hot dogs, add chili, add cheese!

1/2 Price Bottles of Wine with 2 Entrees
Bushflix – Movie Night in Bushwick @ 9pm

‘men who stare @ goats’ and ‘the solitary man’


Summer’s Here….SERVE IT UP @ 983!

Memorial Day Weekend Brunch served from 10am- 5pm
take a look at some of our menu items

Life Cafe uses pure vegetable oil for frying.

Our tortillas are lard-free.

Our beans are vegan.

We serve wholesome organic brown rice.

We offer dairy-free alternatives for our health and politically conscious patrons.

At Life, we are committed to bringing you the best all-natural freshly prepared food using the freshest ingredients.

It’s not just our pledge — it’s a Life-long passion.

So Enjoy!


Dinner Specials @ Life Cafe 983

Dinner Entrees & Specials Are Served 7 Days from 5pm

thai coconut curry steamed mussels

thai coconut curry steamed mussels

5/21-5/27

APPETIZER

THAI COCONUT CURRY STEAMED MUSSELS 6.99
served w/ garlic bread

ENTREES

CHURASCO STEAK 14.99
served w/ a mojo oil, french fries
& salad w/ an orange mustard dressing

FISH N’ CHIPS 13.99
served w/ cole slaw & tartar sauce
LAMB RAGOUT 13.99
served over fettuccini

fish n' chips

fish n' chips

DESSERTS

BERRY CREPE 3.99
strawberries, blueberries & blackberries

BERRY PIE 3.99
strawberries, blueberries & blackberries



NEW – Whisk(e)y Flights

Try 3 whisk(e)ys from your favorite

whisk(e)y making region

AT LIFE CAFÉ 983

From Scotland – $18

Caol Ila 12yr – Laphroaig 10yr – Talisker 10yr

From Kentucky – $14

Basil Hayden’s – Woodford Reserve – Knob Creek


MONDAYS

½ price bottles of wine with 2 entrées all day

TUESDAYS  6 – 11pm

BATTLESHIP FOR BOOZE

Buy a drink – get a chance to WIN your next

SUNDAYS

The Simpsons on TV

$10 Pitchers of Brooklyn Lager  6 – 8pm

Dinner entrees & specials are served 7 Days from 5pm



Memorial Day Brunch at East Village

Join us  in the East Village on Monday May 31, for our famous brunch!

Served from 10am till 4:30 pm.

Sit at our outdoor cafe or flower filled garden and enjoy the day.

eggs life

eggs life


fidget & the weed

fidget & the weed

fidget & the weed


Dinner Specials at Life Cafe 983

Dinner entrees & Specials are served 7 days from 5pm

5/21-5/27

APPETIZER

CRAB CAKES 5.99
served w/ a side salad and chipotle mayo

ENTREES

CHURASCO STEAK 14.99
served w/ a mojo oil, french fries w/
a side salad and orange mustard dressing

GRILLED SALMON TERYAKI 13.99
served w/ broccoli & white rice

1/2 AFRICAN ROASTED CHICKEN 12.99
served w/ roasted red potatoes & corn on the cob

DESSERTS

LEMON CHEESECAKE 3.99

BERRY PIE 3.99
strawberries, blueberries, blackberries

COCONUT FLAN 3.99



NEW – Whisk(e)y Flights

Try 3 whisk(e)ys from your favorite

whisk(e)y making region

AT LIFE CAFÉ 983

From Scotland – $18

Caol Ila 12yr – Laphroaig 10yr – Talisker 10yr

From Kentucky – $14

Basil Hayden’s – Woodford Reserve – Knob Creek


MONDAYS

½ price bottles of wine with 2 entrées all day

TUESDAYS  6 – 11pm

BATTLESHIP FOR BOOZE

Buy a drink – get a chance to WIN your next

SUNDAYS

The Simpsons on TV

$10 Pitchers of Brooklyn Lager  6 – 8pm

Dinner entrees & specials are served 7 Days from 5pm



Naked Music Series Life Cafe East Village

Michael Lydon Monday May 17th, 9pm

Dana McCoy hosts naked music

Dana McCoy Hosts Naked Music

The NAKED Music Series is live, mic free music on Monday nights 7-10pm in New York City’s East Village. The series is called NAKED because the music isn’t amplified, there are no mics, just the musician and the listener.


Dinner Specials @ Life Cafe 983

Dinner entrees & Specials are served 7 days from 5pm

fried calamari

fried calamari

5/14-5/20

APPETIZER


FRIED CALAMARI 4.99
with a fra diablo dipping sauce


ENTREES

broiled salmon

broiled salmon


SIRLOIN STEAK 14.99
in a rosemary red wine sauce

served w/ mashed potatoes and green beans


BROILED SALMON 13.99
w/ fresh tomato, basil, olives, capers in a lemon
butter sauce served w/ white rice and broccoli


ITALIAN SAUSAGE AND FETTUCCINI PASTA 11.99

italian sausage & fettuccini pasta

italian sausage & fettuccini pasta

w/ tomatoes, artichoke hearts
topped w/ goat cheese


DESSERTS

Lemon Cheese Cake 3.99

Berry Pie 3.99
strawberries, blueberries, blackberries

Coconut Flan 3.99




Art Life Salon East Village

Artist of the Month for MAY

In May, Artist Anneli Curnock, Will be showing a small selection of her work at Life Cafe in the East Village.


‘I paint raw emotion. These are feelings that i don’t always understand,
but they are honest. I paint from the core. And only when i am moved.’


Born in Painesville OH. Ani moved to New York in 2004 to attend the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Although she has been somewhat of an artist since she can remember, she began to seriously paint in 2007. Her Art work has been shown at Twist Hair Salon in Orlando Florida, The Brooklyn Tea Lounge, The Brooklyn Bike Shop, MUSE Skate Shop in New London Conneticut, The Dumbo Arts Center. and most recently at Imhotepstudio and Sucre Jazz Cafe in Bedstuy.
Her artwork was also featured at the Essential Music and Art Event in SoHo in January.

Dinner Specials @ Life Cafe 983

Dinner entrees & specials are served 7 Days from 5pm

appetizer

black bean chorizo empanadas

5/7 – 5/13

APPETIZER

BLACK BEAN CHORIZO EMPANADAS 4.99
served with jalapeno sour cream and an avocado sauce

ENTREES

SIRLOIN STEAK 14.99
in a rosemary red wine sauce
served with  mashed potatoes and green beans

YELLOW PLANTAIN CRUSTED SALMON 13.99

with guava sauce and julienne vegetables

SAUTEED SHRIMP AND PENNE PASTA 11.99
with fresh herbs and broccoli
in a roasted red pepper cream sauce

entrees

yellow plantain crusted salmon

DESSERTS

BERRY CREPE 3.99
garnished with caramel and chocolate

BERRY PIE 3.99
strawberries, blueberries and blackberries

COCONUT FLAN 3.99




NEW – Whisk(e)y Flights

Try 3 whisk(e)ys from your favorite

whisk(e)y making region

AT LIFE CAFÉ 983

From Scotland – $18

Caol Ila 12yr – Laphroaig 10yr – Talisker 10yr

From Kentucky – $14

Basil Hayden’s – Woodford Reserve – Knob Creek


MONDAYS

½ price bottles of wine with 2 entrées all day

TUESDAYS  6 – 11pm

BATTLESHIP FOR BOOZE

Buy a drink – get a chance to WIN your next

SUNDAYS

The Simpsons on TV

$10 Pitchers of Brooklyn Lager  6 – 8pm

Dinner entrees & specials are served 7 Days from 5pm